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Record Shopping Road Trip: Atlanta, April 2018

This has been in the mental queue for over a month, and we’re finally getting around to posting on it! The last time we were in Atlanta, we did some serious shopping  at Wuxtry Decatur. By “last time” I don’t … Continue reading

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Record Shopping Roadtrip: Greenville, South Carolina 2018

A few weeks ago, I found myself in Greenville, South Carolina. It’s a much bigger city than I live in and my wife had wanted to see the last weekend of a Katherine Hepburn costume exhibit at a museum there. … Continue reading

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Housecleaning

Guest Blogging Now that I have two seconds to catch my breath, I’d like to thank chasinvictoria for his extensive coverage of his Heaven 17/B.E.F. concert extravaganzas that he experienced last year, as Heaven 17 are on the cusp of … Continue reading

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Record Shopping Road Trip: Greensboro, North Carolina [pt. 3]

[…continued from previous post] Edward McKay’s Used Books + More | Greensboro The third store I selected was Edward McKay’s Used Books + More, which is sort of an all-used Media Play® type of place. That means that used books, CDs, … Continue reading

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Record Shopping Road Trip: Greensboro, North Carolina [pt. 2]

[…continued from previous post] Hippo Records | Greensboro I was kind of bummed out the last time I visited Greensboro and tried to visit Hippo Records, I believe it was July 4th, and so the store was closed.Disappointing, since how often … Continue reading

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Record Shopping Road Trip: Nashville, Tennessee

So, yes, I was in Nashville a few days ago seeing Midge Ure. My last trip to the Music City® was the previous August to catch Bryan Ferry. In 2010, I had visited Nashville to visit chasinvictoria and his wife, … Continue reading

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The Bygone Era of Mail Order Record Sales

So I’ve always been obsessed with buying the round, spinning things that sounded wonderful. The first time I went into a record store specifically to buy a record, I was seven years old. By the time I was in junior … Continue reading

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